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Generation critical to nation’s future

Editorial Staff

April 27, 2015

Filed under Opinion

On the North American continent, just north of Mexico and south of Canada, lies a land ravaged by war. This nation, known as the United States of America, is caught in a constant struggle between the forces of the red elephants...

Easy surgery saves pets

Alexis Baldwin, Reporter

April 16, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Getting pets spayed or neutered is an extremely important decision for pet owners. Altering animals can be one of the best choices for their owners. There are an estimated six to eight million homeless animals entering animal...

Insurgent review

Insurgent review

April 16, 2015

Students want a say in prom theme

Bridget Tolle, Copy Editor

April 16, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Prom is a time for juniors and seniors to gather together in merriment for an evening. Although much fun is had outside of the actual prom, the prom itself is also a time for pleasure and happiness. The theme doesn't cause me to n...

Why feminism is still important

Kiana Baker, Reporter

March 25, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Feminism is the advocacy of women's rights on the grounds of political, social and economic equality to men. Many people believe this equality has already been achieved; however, it definitely has not. The question of why we need feminis...

Grammys and Oscars unnecessary

Brendan Meadows, Opinion Editor

March 25, 2015

Filed under Opinion

“And the Oscar goes to… a rich actor with a huge ego (and not Leonardo DiCaprio)!” Every year, the Oscars and Grammys recognize the “best actors” and “best pop artists.” Millions watch them so they can see who ...

Rumors about bill completely exaggerated

Brendan Meadows, Opinion Editor

February 5, 2015

Filed under Opinion

"'I’d heard you were dead.' "'I heard you wear a red lace corset,' I said matter-of-factly. 'But I don’t believe every bit of nonsense that gets rumored about.'” This little bit of humorous wisdom, from Patrick Rothfuss’ ...

A new stand on education

Natascha Mercadante, Sports editor

January 23, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Education hasn't been able to evolve properly over the years and is a vast subject to tackle. However, I feel as though the so-called improvements haven't been for the best. A lack of testing skills, students not working in cl...

The downside of immortality

Kiana Baker, Reporter

January 22, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Vampires, werewolves, witches — these are all things we associate with the word immortality. What we don't associate the word with, however, are things like inequality, the halt of the evolution of ideas and overcrowding of th...

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